Thulas Nxesi, Labour Minister stated there’s been a suspension of the whole administration of Unemployment Insurance coverage Fund (UIF).
This announcement was made after the briefing made by the Auditor Basic who stated in the course of the lockdown, he discovered flaws within the UIF system.
Nxesi stated the Particular Investigating Unit will now have ample time to conclude on its investigation since there was a suspension.
“The DG of the division of labour and employment has suspended the UIF administration, the CFO, the COO and the top of the provision chain.These strikes enable for the SIU to conclude its forensic investigations fully,” he stated.
Nxesi additional stated there should be an account for all of the funds made within the UIF.
He added that at present, 38 court docket instances have been opened towards some people and companies in connection to COVID-19.